Day: April 13, 2014

Do We Over-Invest in Non-Traditional Students?

Here’s a scary statistic about American higher-ed: more than 40 percent of college students don’t graduate. But that number hides enormous variations in drop-out behavior. The National Student Clearinghouse Research Center has issued a “state supplement” report filled with interesting statistics; Here are some: Completion rates are vastly lower for part-time students relative to full-time ones; Students […]

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